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Mar Thoma Pontifical Shrine Kodungallur (Azhikode)

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Peaceful

Beautiful place... very peaceful. You can book half an hour or one hour boat trip in the church... read more

Reviewed 7 March 2018
Biminith_K
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London, United Kingdom
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Root of Christianity in India

This church is situated near to Kodungaloor, in a place called Azhikode (Ask for marthoma... read more

Reviewed 2 January 2018
ElgaKevin
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Bengaluru, India
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6 Mar 2018
“Peaceful ”
2 Jan 2018
“Root of Christianity in India”
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Reviewed 7 March 2018 via mobile

Beautiful place... very peaceful. You can book half an hour or one hour boat trip in the church reception. Such a nice experience

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Reviewed 2 January 2018

This church is situated near to Kodungaloor, in a place called Azhikode (Ask for marthoma pontifical shrine, there is another St. Thomas church near by). Highlights: 1) St. Thomas's holy remain (a piece of bone from right hand). Enclosure is open to public from 9.30-6.30,...More

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Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

This historical place is a must visit for everyone ,whilst in India.This is located at Azhikode Jetty , overlooking Periyar river water frontage . It is believed to be the cradle of Christianity In India ,part of Muziris,the ancient international trading port . It houses...More

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Reviewed 18 July 2016

This shrine is a must visit for those who are interested in the origins of Syrian Christians in Kerala. Located in the interior, it is a struggle to get here. It is believed that St. Thomas landed here in 52 A.D. and established this church....More

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